In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web
8.9K views | +2 today
Follow
 
Rescooped by UK Data Service from ESRC press coverage
onto In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web
Scoop.it!

UWE study finds longer commute to work reduces job satisfaction

UWE study finds longer commute to work reduces job satisfaction | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it

"UWE study finds longer commute to work reduces job satisfaction..."


Via ESRC
UK Data Service's insight:
This article covers research which uses data held by the UK Data Service.

Understanding Society
ESRC's curator insight, October 24, 2017 3:31 AM

This study was funded by ESRC. 

Your new post is loading...
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

Carer’s leave: Women face ‘daughterhood penalty’

Carer’s leave: Women face ‘daughterhood penalty’ | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
Women face being stung with motherhood and ‘daughterhood’ penalties, as a survey shows that two-thirds of people believe women should be the ones to take on the responsibility of caring for elderly parents and relatives.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: 2021/22 Census

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

Families stuck into overcrowded homes soar by over 50% as Tories poised to water down new law - Mirror Online

Families stuck into overcrowded homes soar by over 50% as Tories poised to water down new law - Mirror Online | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it

Data from the English Housing Survey of 2022/23 shows the number of private rented households living in overcrowded conditions stands at 232,249, compared to 152,138 in 2009/10
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: English Housing Survey

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

More than a quarter of Brits have lied about how much they drink

More than a quarter of Brits have lied about how much they drink | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
More than a quarter of people in the UK have lied about how much they drink – with six in ten of those admitting they lied to their GP, new research has revealed.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: Health Survey for England

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

National walk to work day is tomorrow, here's how to make the most of it

National walk to work day is tomorrow, here's how to make the most of it | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
The first Friday of every April marks National Walk to Work Day, encouraging UK-wide commuters to get active and enhance their awareness of the mental and physical benefits of daily exercise.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: National Survey for Wales

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

UK’s Decision to Increase Minimum Wage for Immigrants is a Strategic Move with far-reaching Consequences

UK’s Decision to Increase Minimum Wage for Immigrants is a Strategic Move with far-reaching Consequences | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
The United Kingdom’s recent decision to increase the minimum wage for immigrants on a Skilled Worker visa by 48% marks a significant shift in immigration policy.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

UK Home Office pressured on immigrant visas for tech industry

UK Home Office pressured on immigrant visas for tech industry | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
Startup Coalition and The Entrepreneurs Network have written an open letter objecting to changes made to the Skilled Worker Visa.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

'We continue to appreciate what health workers do for us'

'We continue to appreciate what health workers do for us' | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it

I TRUST that many of you were able to enjoy time with family and friends over the Easter break.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: British Social Attitudes Survey

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

Most Brits think immigration is good for the UK

New figures suggest the majority of Brits think new immigrants are good for the UK and co-operation between nations is extremely important – but most of Europe doesn’t agree.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: British Social Attitudes Survey

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

Podcast: GPs reject contract in referendum, plus is general practice moving to a ‘GP-lite’ model? | GPonline

Podcast: GPs reject contract in referendum, plus is general practice moving to a ‘GP-lite’ model? | GPonline | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
The GPonline team discusses the results of the BMA referendum on the GP contract and what happens next, and they look at whether general practice in England is shifting to a 'GP-lite' model as GPs struggle to find work.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: British Social Attitudes Survey

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

GRAHAM GRANT: If repugnant anti-Semitism isn't a crime, what IS the point of new hate law? | Daily

GRAHAM GRANT: If repugnant anti-Semitism isn't a crime, what IS the point of new hate law? | Daily | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
Humza Yousaf is adamant that his new hate crime law is sound and that ‘deliberate misinformation’ is being ‘peddled by some bad actors’.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: Scottish Crime and Justice Survey

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

UK daytime crime wave driven by brazen thieves and stretched police

UK daytime crime wave driven by brazen thieves and stretched police | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
Thefts during the daytime in the UK are hitting record highs as criminals become more brazen in the face of stretched police forces, official statistics show.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: Crime Survey for England and Wales

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

I'm a maths teacher - here are five things students should learn about money

I'm a maths teacher - here are five things students should learn about money | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
More needs to be done to teach young people about personal finance - from mortgages to compound interest
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: English Housing Survey

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

'We'll never build 300,000 homes a year - here's why'

'We'll never build 300,000 homes a year - here's why' | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
Writing for The Neg, developer Ritchie Clapson looks at why the Government's home building target was always going to unachievable, and what he'd do to get Britain building.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: English Housing Survey

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

Eid Al Fitr 2024 Confirmed for April 10 in United Kingdom

Eid Al Fitr 2024 Confirmed for April 10 in United Kingdom | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it

The 2021 UK census revealed that Muslims residing in England and Wales accounted for 3,868,133 individuals, constituting approximately 6.5% of the total population.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: 2021/22 Census

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

What is Sadiq Khan’s manifesto for the London mayoral election 2024? | UK News | Metro News

What is Sadiq Khan’s manifesto for the London mayoral election 2024? | UK News | Metro News | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
The London Mayoral elections are due to take place on May 2.

Londoners will get their chance to vote for who they would like be the Mayor of London for the next four years.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: Crime Survey for England and Wales

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

EXCLUSIVE: East Midlands problem gambling clinic gets hundreds of referrals since opening last year

EXCLUSIVE: East Midlands problem gambling clinic gets hundreds of referrals since opening last year | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it

52,000 calls and online chats were made to national gambling helpline GamCare in 2023 - the most ever on record.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: Health Survey for England

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

The short- and medium-term impacts of Sure Start on educational outcomes

The short- and medium-term impacts of Sure Start on educational outcomes | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
We study the medium-run effect of Sure Start on academic outcomes, finding large benefits, particularly for children from disadvantaged backgrounds.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: National Pupil Database

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

UK startups call on Home Office to change skilled immigration rules

UK startups call on Home Office to change skilled immigration rules | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
New salary requirements are unfair on UK startups that offer equity as part of compensation packages, industry stakeholders claim
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

Stronger protections for renters won’t drive landlords out of the market, analysis shows

Stronger protections for renters won’t drive landlords out of the market, analysis shows | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
After the Government watered down its Renters (Reform) Bill, new research from the Social Market Foundation think tank shows fears that stricter regulations will reduce the supply of rental properties are overblown.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: 2021/22 Census

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

Hyde GP surgery ranked as best in the country

Hyde GP surgery ranked as best in the country | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
A HYDE GPs’ surgery is officially the highest-rated in the country after bucking the national trend amid a stark decline in NHS satisfaction rates.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: British Social Attitudes Survey

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

The financial, physical and emotional toll of being an unpaid carer | Social care | The Guardian

The financial, physical and emotional toll of being an unpaid carer | Social care | The Guardian | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
The government provides nowhere near enough support for people who care for their loved ones, writes Kirsty McHugh of the Carers Trust. Plus a letter from someone who cares for a partner with a mental health condition, and another from Jane Nation on the invisibility of disabled people
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: British Social Attitudes Survey

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

Longer-term impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the dietary purchasing choices of British households

Longer-term impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the dietary purchasing choices of British households | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
Takeaways and meal delivery grew by more than 50% during the pandemic – and have stayed high thereafter.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: Living Costs and Food Survey

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

Spies, disinformation, and ‘fake’ MEPs: How the Russians are helping the far-right

The recent farcical Russian elections are a reminder that democracy is a very precious gift from the past and requires eternal vigilance to maintain, especially in these strange times when a hard nationalist right seems to be drawn moth-like to the Putin flame. 
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: Crime Survey for England and Wales

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

One in ten female prisoners is lesbian or bisexual –

One in ten female prisoners is lesbian or bisexual – | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it

One in ten female prisoners are lesbian or bisexual, according to official figures recorded by the Prison Service. 
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: Annual Population Survey

No comment yet.
Scooped by UK Data Service
Scoop.it!

Universal Credit claimants face housing affordability crisis despite benefit increase

Universal Credit claimants face housing affordability crisis despite benefit increase | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
Universal Credit claimants face a severe shortage of affordable rental properties, with a recent rise in housing benefit failing to keep pace with soaring rents.
UK Data Service's insight:

This article references data which is available in the UK Data Service collection: English Housing Survey

No comment yet.